Taxon  Report   3965    
Grindelia nana  Nutt.
Idaho gumweed,  Idaho resinweed
Grindelia nana
© 2002 Steve Matson
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Grindelia nana
© 2017 John Doyen
Grindelia nana
© 2017 John Doyen
Grindelia nana, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Grindelia nana
© 2018 David popp
Genus: Grindelia
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Northern Oak Woodland

Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Grindelia nana var. altissima
ICPN: Grindelia nana var. nana
ICPN: Grindelia nana var. turbinella
More information about  Grindelia nana
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation


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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 23, 2019).